Steel is an essential material used in a variety of applications. Choosing the right grade of steel requires evaluating chemical composition and mechanical properties. This article will explore and compare common steel materials tests and provide insight into understanding the results.
Steel is the backbone of modern-day infrastructure and has uses across a wide variety of industries. The ability to manipulate steel’s properties through the addition of other elements is what makes steel such a widely-used resource. This article will look at the most common elements comprising the wide range of steel grades and will explore their impact on material properties.
At Leeco Steel, our business is simple. We stock and sell steel plate.
We’re good at it. That’s why Leeco Steel has been in business for more than 130 years. We started as a scrap metal company and evolved to become one of the largest steel plate distributors in North America. To become the strongest name in steel, Leeco has kept an unwavering commitment to service. We’re the first ones in and we’re the last ones at the table. Our customers' success has a profound impact on how we approach our business—with integrity, tenacity and honesty.
You're not just buying steel. You're buying Leeco Steel.